Review: could Advil cause Drug-eluting Stents?


Drug-eluting stents is found among people who take Advil, especially for people who are male, 60+ old also take medication Plavix, and have Gastrooesophageal reflux disease . We study 24,511 people who have side effects while taking Advil from FDA and social media. Among them, 12 have Drug-eluting stents. Find out below who they are, when they have Drug-eluting stents and more.

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Advil has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Advil 32,690 users)

Drug-eluting Stents

Drug-eluting stents has been reported by people with diabetes, high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, high blood cholesterol, primary pulmonary hypertension (latest reports from 13,615 Drug-eluting stents patients).

On Oct, 20, 2016

24,511 people reported to have side effects when taking Advil.
Among them, 12 people (0.05%) have Drug-eluting Stents

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Advil cause Drug-eluting stents?

Gender of people who have Drug-eluting Stents when taking Advil *:

  • female: 41.67 %
  • male: 58.33 %

Age of people who have Drug-eluting Stents when taking Advil *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 9.09 %
  • 50-59: 45.45 %
  • 60+: 45.45 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (4 people, 33.33%)
  • Osteoporosis (4 people, 33.33%)
  • Hyperthyroidism (4 people, 33.33%)
  • Hypertension (4 people, 33.33%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (4 people, 33.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Prilosec (9 people, 75.00%)
  • Plavix (9 people, 75.00%)
  • Lipitor (6 people, 50.00%)
  • Lantus (5 people, 41.67%)
  • Aleve (5 people, 41.67%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (10 people, 83.33%)
  • Asthenia (8 people, 66.67%)
  • Osteoporosis (5 people, 41.67%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (5 people, 41.67%)
  • Abdominal Pain Upper (5 people, 41.67%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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